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Wirth Benjamin

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    Research interests:

    • spatial econometrics
    • regional and urban economics
    • quality of life
    • internal and external migration
    • public economics

     

    Working papers:

    • Ranking German regions using interregional migration – What does internal migration tell us about regional well-being. Working Paper. 2013.
    • Flat Prices, Cell Phone Base Stations, and Network Structure – An instrumental variable approach to endogenous locations [with Andreas Mense]. Working Paper. 2014.

     

    Meetings and Workshops:

    • 53rd ERSA Congress 2013, “Regional Integration: Europe, the Mediterranean and the World economy” (ERSA, Palermo).
    • 5th Halle Colloquy on Local Public Economics 2013, “Cooperation between Jurisdictions: Assessing the Evidence for Cost Savings and Economic Development” (IWH, Halle).
    • Finanzwissenschaftliches Forschungsseminar 2013 (ifo Institut, München).
    • RWI Workshop 2014, “Neighbourhood Effects – Empirical analyses and datasets on a small regional scale” (RWI, Essen).